Energy Partners Fund Grant Application Grant submission deadline is September 15, 2016 Eligibility Energy Partners Fund serves Santa Barbara, San Luis and Ventura Counties, with some opportunities extending to other areas of California. Any kindergarten through 12th grade teacher, group of teachers or administrator(s) as well as non-profits engaged in providing science, math and technology opportunities to students. Grant requests should not exceed $1500.00 unless prior approval has been given. Applications must be completed and submitted online. A copy of the grant application will be emailed to you as confirmation. Grant checks are made payable to a 501(c)(3) or the school benefiting from the project. Checks will not be issued to individuals. Evaluation Criteria Does the project description clearly define the S.T.E.M. components? Are the goals and intended outcome of the project clearly defined? Is the budget detailed, reasonable and understandable? Does the project have a clear timetable and evaluation procedure? On behalf of all of our Energy Partners, we wish to thank each teacher for your effort, time and continued journey to help educate children. Grant submission deadline is September 15, 2016. Project Name: School or Organization Name: School District: Grade Level: Applicant Name (required): Applicant Phone (cell preferred): Email-Personal Preferred (required): Project Start Date: Are you a 501(c)(3)? Yes (Federal Tax ID) or No? Total Funds Requested: Check Made Payable to: PROJECT. Describe your proposed project (include goals, project start/end dates): TARGET POPULATION. Provide relevant demographics (number of students directly served, age group, and ethnicity): BUDGET. Outline expenditures (include other sources of funds or in-kind donations that relate to this project): If the full amount requested is not available, is the project able to move forward with partial funding? Yes or No? Please explain: DATE. When are the funds needed? EVALUATION. Explain your evaluation procedure (define success) and measurable outcomes: COMMUNITY. Does this project offer opportunities to recognize donors? Please explain: SHOWCASE. Are you willing to showcase your project with a summary on our website with photos or video? A copy of your grant application will be emailed to you for your records. Please use your personal email address, due to challenges with school site email spam filters.